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Societies Fayre

Posted on 7th October 2001

CompSoc is going to be on the stage in the Market Place on Monday week 2 (8th Oct) for the Societies Fayre. Please come and join the Computing Society for only £2.50 for the entire year!

Minnits - 4 October 2001

Posted on 4th October 2001


h3. Compsoc Exec Minnits

h4. 4 October 2001

h4. Present

* Jake Staines
* Richard Colfer
* Tom Cropper
* Dave de la Motte
* Jingly Chris
* James Ross
* Elixur Throatkill
* Henry Southgate

h4. Budget

Over the summer, we found out that we had been denied our capital budget request for a server. Chris Smith went to see Richard from the Finance Office, who is looking into this for us.

Chris to follow this up.

h4. TechDude

Our esteemed Technical Officer, Mr Tom Worley, isn't with us this year. This m...

Minutes - 14 March 2001

Posted on 14th March 2001

h3. Compsoc Exec Minnits - 14 March 2001

h4. Present

- Richard Colfer
- Chris Smith
- Tom Cropper
- Henry Southgate
- Jake Staines
- James Ross

h4. Agenda

- Budget
- Red Nose Day
- CS Ladder
- Server
- Inter-Uni Gaming
- Laminator
- ASP for Charity
- Next Meeting

h4. Quotes

During the drive from Uni to the City Arms Earlsdon, this snippet was overheard and reported to your trusty Secretary.

``There's only one care between us and Jake, and he's a git.''
Nutsy

It should also be pointed out that last...

Minnits - 7 March 2001

Posted on 7th March 2001


h3. Compsoc Exec Minnits

h4. 7 March 2001

h4. Attended

* Tom Cropper
* Alexis Birkill
* Richard Colfer
* Tom Worley
* Henry SouthCentral
* Jake Staines (belated)

h4. Agenda

* Server
* 36-hour LAN
* Regular LAN
* Gaming
* i7
* Laminator
* Finance Card
* Web Site
* CS Tournament

h4. Quotes

Before the meeting, several people wanted to get some quotes in.
Tom is mind-bendingly Evil -Jake
Chris S's useless -Tom Cropper

h4. Server

As of the meeting, Tom was officialy still waiting for a d...

Minnits - 28 February 2001

Posted on 28th February 2001


h3. Compsoc Exec Minnits

h4. 28 February 2001

h4. Attended

* Chris Smith
* Tom Worley
* Jake Staines
* Tom Cropper
* James Ross
* Chris Salmon
* Henry Southgate
* Alexis Birkill

h4. Budget

In the frantic few minutes in the opening of the meeting, the exec decided not to have any affiliations on the budget. The server was discussed; for details see section 2. Another item bought up was that of magazine subscriptions. If anyone has an idea for a magazine to which they'd like to subscribe, bring it ...

Minnits - 22nd February 2001

Posted on 22nd February 2001


h3. Compsoc Exec Minnits

h4. 22nd February 2001

h4. Attended

* James Ross
* Richard Colfer
* Tom Cropper
* Chris Salmon
* Jake Staines
* Henry Soutgate
* Phil Ross
* Alexis Birkill
* Mike Squire
* Barry Boden
* Chris Smith

h4. Laserquest

HolyChris has booked LaserQuest from 3:00 - 4:00 on Wednesday 28 Feb for 16 people. With NUS card, the price would be five of our finest English pounds for three games. The attendees will meet in Rootes Reception at 2:15, to leave by 2:30.

h4. Computer Console...

Minnits - 15th February 2001

Posted on 15th February 2001


h3. Compsoc Exec Minnits

h4. 15th February 2001

h4. Attended

* All but James Ross, who foolishly decided his lecture was more important.

h4. Contents

* IBM
* Server
* Computer Console Society
* Laminator
* Recruitright
* Email List
* Pub
* Gaming
* Tutorials
* Handover
* Courses for New Exec
* LaserQuest
* 48hr LAN
* Next Meeting

h4. 1. IBM

The Antichris has obtained contact details for one Mike Cowlishaw (sp?) in DCS, who apparently has somethingorother to do with IBM. Mike (Sq...

Minnits - 8th February 2001

Posted on 8th February 2001


h3. Compsoc Exec Minnits

h4. 8th February 2001

h4. Attended

* Jake Staines
* Chris Salmon
* Phil Ross
* Ryan Cullen
* Barry Boden
* Chris Smith

* Quote of the Week*: /"The exec reserves the right to move people around at gaming sessions"/ - Chris Salmon

h4. Contents

* AGM
* Sponsorship
* Science Ball
* Red Nose Day
* First Aid Course
* Laserquest
* 48hr LAN
* CS Tourney
* Server
* Pub
* Poker
* Allnighter
* Bichatse
* Stationary
* Pigeonhole
* Talks
* Next Meeting

h4. 1. AGM

...

Minnits - 1st February 2001

Posted on 1st February 2001


h3. Compsoc Exec Minnits

h4. 1st February 2001

h4. Attended

* Jake Staines
* Chris Salmon
* Phil Ross
* Ryan Cullen
* Barry Boden
* Chris Smith
* Mike Squire

h4. Contents

* Server

* Sponsorship

* AGM

* Allnighter

* PostLAN

* 48Hr LAN

* Kuru

* ITS

* Pub

* Laserquest

* Bowling

* Poker

* Next Meeting

h4. 1. Server

Tim Clark still hasn't got back to us, Chris Salmon to follow it up. Rumours of an anti-Linux inquisition roaming ITS have yet to be confirmed.

h4. 2. Spo...

Minnits - 25th January, 2001

Posted on 25th January 2001


h3. Compsoc Exec Minnits

h4. 25th January, 2001

h4. Attended

* Chris Salmon
* Chris Smith
* Jake Staines
* Barry Boden
* Phil Ross

h4. Contents

* Server
* Chris' Incompetence
* CS Sprays
* Gaming
* LAN
* Switch
* Java Tutorials
* Talks
* Kuru
* CS Ladder
* Computer Console Society
* Stuff
* AGM
* Next Meeting

h4. 1. Server

We went - as a whole, with Tom Worley in tow - to a meeting with Ian Brown, who is with the Onion. Essentially, he had nothing against the idea of us having a...